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Title

Yaul male figure with hands raised


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Male figure with hands up


Cultural origin

Yaul people


Date

collected 1965


Materials used

earthenware, modelled, incised decoration


Dimensions

22.4 x 18.0 x 17.5 cm :

0 - Whole; 22.4 cm

0 - Whole; 18 cm

0 - Whole; 17.5 cm

0 - Whole; 15.2 cm

0 - Whole; 17.5 cm


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

402.1994



Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Geoffrey Legge and Daniel Thomas, Tony Tuckson, Sydney, 2006, 17 (illus.). Photograph showing 1973 Aboriginal and Melanesian art display at the AGNSW, with works collected by Tony Tuckson on his 1965 trip to Papua New Guinea.

Margaret Tuckson and Patricia May, The traditional pottery of Papua New Guinea, 'East and West Sepik Provinces', pg. 208-325, Kensington, 1982. General reference to Yaul pottery.

Margaret Tuckson, Pottery in Australia [vol. 5, no. 1], 'Pottery in New Guinea', pg. 9-16, Turramurra, May 1966, between pg. 16-17 (illus.). 'Fired clay figure, 9" high. Grass Country group of villages, Sepik River'